New assets will fuel your distributions

ALLIED PROPERTIES REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST $41 is a buy. The trust (Toronto symbol AP.UN; Cyclical-Growth Dividend Payer Portfolio, Manufacturing sector; Units outstanding: 123.1 million; Market cap: $5.0 billion; Dividend yield: 4.0%; Dividend Sustainability Rating: Above Average; www.alliedreit.com) last raised its monthly distribution in January 2020. Investors now receive… Read More

These REITs weather the COVID-19 storm

Despite COVID-19’s impact on REITs, we continue to like the outlook for these two trusts. Their high-quality properties should continue to attract tenants without having to offer them deep discounts on rent. That should let them maintain their attractive distributions for investors.
CHOICE PROPERTIES REIT, $12.50,… Read More

Revenue’s up 30.4% at Allied Properties REIT

Revenue’s up 30.4% at Allied Properties REIT

Allied has grown steadily by acquisition, and in 2019 it spent $536 million on properties.

That includes new assets in Montreal, which led to a 6.0% jump in cash flow for the REIT in the most-recent quarter.


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ALLIED PROPERTIES REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST (Toronto symbol AP.UN; www.alliedreit.com)… Read More

High occupancy levels support their yields

CHOICE PROPERTIES REIT $14 (Toronto symbol CHP.UN; Cyclical-Growth Payer Portfolio; Manufacturing & Industry sector; Units o/s: 668.2 million; Market cap: $9.4 billion; Dividend yield: 5.3%; Dividend Sustainability Rating: Above Average; www.choicereit.ca) is Canada’s biggest real estate investment trust with 756 properties, including 20 under development, for a total… Read More

New developments set to spur cash flow

ALLIED PROPERTIES REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST $47.57 (Toronto symbol AP.UN; Units outstanding: 103.9 million; Market cap: $5.0 billion; TSINetwork Rating: Extra Risk; Dividend yield: 3.4%; www.alliedreit.com) owns 151 office buildings, mainly in major Canadian cities. Most of those are classified as Class I buildings. Together, they comprise… Read More

Dividend increase: Allied REIT

ALLIED PROPERTIES REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST $46 (Toronto symbol AP.UN; Cyclical-Growth Payer Portfolio, Manufacturing & Industry sector; Units outstanding: 103.9 million; Market cap: $4.8 billion; Dividend yield: 3.5%; Dividend Sustainability Rating: Above Average; www.alliedreit.com) owns 147 office buildings, mainly in major Canadian cities. Most of the properties are… Read More